Sample Type / Medical Specialty: Lab Medicine - Pathology
Sample Name: Pathology - Sesamoid Bone
Description: Specimen labeled "sesamoid bone left foot".
(Medical Transcription Sample Report)
GROSS DESCRIPTION: Specimen labeled "sesamoid bone left foot" is received in formalin and consists of three irregular fragments of grey-brown, hard, bony tissue admixed with multiple fragments of brown-tan, rubbery, fibrocollagenous, soft tissue altogether measuring 3.1 x 1.5 x 0.9 cm. The specimen is entirely submitted, after decalcification.
DIAGNOSIS: Acute Osteomyelitis, with foci of marrow fibrosis.
Focal acute and chronic inflammation of fascia and soft tissue. Arteriosclerosis, severely occlusive.
Keywords: lab medicine - pathology, marrow fibrosis, osteomyelitis, arteriosclerosis, inflammation of fascia, specimen, fragments,